Durango No. 9-R School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 13 public schools managed by Durango No. 9-R School District serving 4,720 students in Durango, Colorado.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado state average of 47%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Durango No. 9-R School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Durango Animas Valley Elementary School
    373 Hermosa Meadows Road
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-0124

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Durango District 9-r Shared School
    201 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-5411

    Grades: K-12 | 174 students
  • Durango Durango Big Picture High School Alternative School
    215 East 12th Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)259-0203

    Grades: 9-12 | 91 students
  • Durango Durango High School
    2390 Main Avenue
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)259-1630

    Grades: 9-12 | 1075 students
  • Durango Escalante Middle School
    141 Baker Lane
    Durango, CO 81303
    (970)247-9491

    Grades: 6-8 | 510 students
  • Durango Florida Mesa Elementary School
    216 Highway 172
    Durango, CO 81303
    (970)247-4250

    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
  • Hesperus Fort Lewis Mesa Elementary School
    11274 Highway 140
    Hesperus, CO 81326
    (970)588-3331

    Grades: PK-5 | 150 students
  • Durango Miller Middle School
    2608 Junction Street
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-1418

    Grades: 6-8 | 458 students
  • Durango Needham Elementary School
    2425 West Third Avenue
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-4791

    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
  • Durango Park Elementary School
    510 E. 6th Ave.
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-3718

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Durango Riverview Elementary School
    2900 Mesa Avenue
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970)247-3862

    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
  • Durango Robert Denier Youth Services Center Alternative School
    720 Turner Drive
    Durango, CO 81303
    (970)375-2781

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Durango Sunnyside Elementary School
    75 Cr 218
    Durango, CO 81303
    (970)259-5249

    Grades: PK-5 | 154 students

Overview

School District NameDurango No. 9-R School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,720 students
# of Teachers301 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students2,312 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students2,408 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.47
# of American Indian Students215 students
% American Indian Students
5%
# of Asian Students34 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students914 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students32 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,357 students
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students165 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:158
# of Students in Kindergarten:356
# of Students in 1st Grade:417
# of Students in 2nd Grade:377
# of Students in 3rd Grade:416
# of Students in 4th Grade:440
# of Students in 5th Grade:384
# of Students in 6th Grade:336
# of Students in 7th Grade:309
# of Students in 8th Grade:361
# of Students in 9th Grade:312
# of Students in 10th Grade:287
# of Students in 11th Grade:273
# of Students in 12th Grade:294
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Durango No. 9-R School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 178 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Durango No. 9-R School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Durango No. 9-R School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Durango No. 9-R School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,161 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,092 is less than the state average of $12,191. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CO)
Total Revenue$56 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Durango No. 9-R School District and average revenue for each school distric in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$46 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Durango No. 9-R School District and average spending for each school distric in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,161$12,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Durango No. 9-R School District and average revenue per public school student in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,092$12,191
This chart display average spending per public school student in Durango No. 9-R School District and average spending per public school student in CO by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Durango No. 9-R School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.47, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.40. The most diverse school in the district is Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.